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497th BG, B-29s Bomb Nakajima Plant, Tokyo

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497th BG, B-29s Bomb Nakajima Plant, Tokyo


Published 1945


U.S. Army Air Forces silent Combat Subjects film #3655
Bomb sight footage.
Shots of interior of B-29 bomber.
Aerial footage of B-29 in flight. "A square 2" on tail.
Shots of interior of B-29 bomber pilots.
Aerial footage of B-29 in flight. "A square 2" on tail.
B-29s in flight with flak in air.
Mt Fuji aerial footage.
Aerial footage of B-29s in flight. "A square 6" on tail. [869th BS, 497th BG]
Mt. Fuji aerial footage. Closeup of Mt. Fuji
Aerial footage of B-29 in flight. "A square 2" on tail.
Aerial footage of B-29s in flight. "A square 6" on tail.
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National Archives Identifier: 5012 no description. Listed as "Bomb Nakajima Plant, Tokyo"
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Run time 6 minutes 29 seconds
Producer United States. Army Air Forces
Audio/Visual silent, black & white
Language English

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Reviewer: RLT - favoritefavoritefavorite - July 27, 2014
Subject: DAMAGED LANDING GEAR AND FEATHERED PROP
From 02:34-02:45 appears the nose wheel is partially extended(the nose wheel doors are open); from 05:03-05:08 and 06:05-06:21 the number four prop is feathered (probably the same aircraft).
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